Learn@UW (UW-Madison Only)-Restoring Deleted forums, topics and folders in Discussion and Dropbox

The latest upgrade to Learn@UW (D2L) allows you to restore deleted forums and topics in the discussion tool and deleted folders in the Dropbox tool. Learn how the restore feature works.

Restoring forums and topics in the Discussion tool

To restore a topic or forum that has been deleted, click on the "More Actions" button at the top-left of the Discussions homepage and then select "Restore."
Discussion Restore

This will take you to the Discussion restore page.  Simply find the topic or forum you wish to restore on the list and click on the "Restore" button next to the forum or topic name.
Restore View

Note that the "Restore Forums and Topics" page also shows who deleted the topic or forum and the date and time it was deleted

Restoring deleted folders in Dropbox


To restore a deleted folder in Dropbox, click on the "More Actions" button on the top-left hand of the Dropbox home page and then select "Event Log."
Event log

This will take you to the event log which contains a list of all deleted folders.  Simply find the folder you wish to restore and click on the "Restore" button next to the desired folder.
Dropbox Restore View

Note that the event log also shows who deleted the folder and as well as the date and time it was deleted.



Keywords:Delete, restore, Learn, learn@UW, learnuw, desire2learn, d2l, discussion, dropbox, forum, topic, folder, event log, restoring, 10.3   Doc ID:41541
Owner:James M.Group:Learn@UW Madison
Created:2014-07-01 11:01 CDTUpdated:2014-12-05 11:29 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Tech Store, Learn@UW Madison
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